[Samba] W2K user needs root rights in Samba, how can I set it up?

Kevin Bramblett kbramblett at dssresearch.com
Thu Apr 25 11:19:02 GMT 2002

Thanks, Gerald.  That was the ticket.

Kevin Bramblett

On Wed, 24 Apr 2002, Kevin Bramblett wrote:

> I have a BackupExec program running on a W2K server which needs to
> backup data on my RHL 7.2 machine running Samba 2.2.3a-20020206 and
> winbind.  How can I give this BackupExec program (which has its own
> user) the rights it needs to copy and change the archive bit of various
> files in various user/group directories?  This is the last portion I
> need to get fixed so I can change all permissions to their appropriate
> levels of security.
> All help is very much appreciated.

See "admin users" in smb.conf(5)

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